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  • KARACHI: Imran Ali, CEO Karachi United and Khadija Hashmi, Head of Corporate Affairs and Brand & Marketing, Standard Chartered addressing to media persons at the launch of Youth League Football Tournament here yesterday.

Sharapova crashes out of Kremlin Cup


NC Monitoring Desk KARACHI: Maria Sharapova was swept away in the first round of the Kremlin Cup in Moscow by Magdalena Rybarikova, while sixth-seeded Daria Gavrilova beat Kristyna Pliskova to make it to the round of 16. Slovakian Rybarikova spoiled Sharapova’s first appearance at the Kremlin Cup in a decade, …

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IGP Sindh directs foolproof security plan for PSL matches

By Sports Reporter KARACHI: The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Sindh A.D Khwaja has directed concerned officials to prepare a foolproof security plan as international standards for the upcoming Pakistan Super League (PSL) matches here. This he said in a meeting held with Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)Security In-charge Col Azam …

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Malaysia defeats Pakistan 3-2

HOCKEY ASIA CUP  NC Monitoring Desk KARACHI: Malaysia started their Super 4s stage of the hockey Asia Cup campaign with a narrow 3-2 victory over Pakistan yesterday at the Maulana Bhashani National Stadium in Dhaka. Goals by Razie Rahim (10’), Shahril Saabah (25’) and Fitri Saari (34’) while Muhammad Umar …

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De Villiers propels Proteas to 104-run victory


SOUTH AFRICA WINS ODI SERIES 2-0 AGAINST BANGLADESH  PAARL: Andile Phehlukwayo took four wickets as South Africa thrashed Bangladesh by 104 runs in the second one-day international at Boland Park yesterday. AB de Villiers blasted 176 off 104 balls as South Africa posted 353 for 6 before bowling Bangladesh out …

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Liverpool trounces Maribor in Champions League


MARIBOR: Liverpool eased the pressure on Jurgen Klopp as Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah inspired a 7-0 thrashing of Maribor in the Champions League on late Tuesday. After drawing their first two European fixtures and spluttering in the Premier League, Liverpool arrived in Slovenia with critics questioning Klopp s signings …

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PSL-III to be telecast for first time in India

NC Monitoring Desk KARACHI: Indian fans of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) will be able to watch the action live on their screens for the very first time as DSport, linked with Discovery Channel, has acquired the rights to broadcast the league. This comes as welcome news for Indian fans …

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Around 30 foreign players confirm entries for PSA tournaments

From Our Sports Correspondent ISLAMABAD: Around 30 foreign players have yet confirmed their entries for the two Professional Squash Association’s (PSA) tournaments scheduled to be held in Islamabad in December. It may be mentioned here that PSA had sanctioned two World Tour events to Pakistan both a men’s tournament, offering …

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Nasir Shah hails revival of int’l cricket in Karachi


By Sports Reporter KARACHI: Sindh Minister for Information, Syed Nasir Hussain Shah yesterday said revival of international cricket in Karachi will help promote a soft image of the country around the world. In a press statement, he said PSL matches in Karachi, the provincial capital, is a good and a …

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PCB plans two PSL matches in Karachi


NAJAM SETHI MEETS SINDH CM TODAY  By Sports Reporter KARACHI: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is planning to hold at least two matches of the upcoming Pakistan Super League (PSL) in Karachi, which brings the total number of matches being planned in Pakistan to four. Reliable sources in the PCB …

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